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NA.502.9
Northern Plains | natal char...
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NA.502.9 | ca. 1890 | L: 5.375 in, width: 2.5 in | The Mr. & Mrs. Sandberg collection given in memory of Babe and Sandy Sandberg by their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. & Mrs. Claude Phillips | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Tanned, orange and black overlay bead decoration on top, green bead border. Tin cones and red feather puffs on legs. | na.502.9.jpg | NA.502.9.JPG | natal charm | tin | Beads | feathers | tanned | Red | hide | seed | cones | puffs | orange | deer | black | green | Northern Plains

NA.302.85
Blue Star, Missoula, Montana...
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NA.302.85 | H: 144 in | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Canvas; painted with two antelope in yellow with heart line in rust, green and black and three green dots inside body; white circles on black ground at base; painted by H. Pepian. | NA.302.85.JPG | na.302.85v1.jpg | na.302.85a.jpg | na.302.85b.jpg | na.302.85v2.jpg | two antelope | heart line | dots | circles | tipi | White | rust | canvas | black | yellow | painted | green | Blue Star, Missoula, Montana | painted by Howard Pepian | Blackfeet

1.69.676A/B
rack of poker chips and card...
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1.69.676A/B | ca. 1900 | rack height: 3.5 in, rack width: 6.375 in, rack length: 7.375 in, cover height: 4.25 in, cover width: 7 in, cover length: 8.125 in | Hardwood poker chip and card case with poker chips and full deck of cards, silver handle and black leather cover. | 1.69.676ab.jpg | 1.69.676abv2.jpg | 1.69.676b.jpg | 1.69.676B.JPG | rack of poker chips and cards | black | leather | handle | hardwood | silver

1.69.680
box | plastic | black
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1.69.680 | ca. 1930 | H: 1.625 in, width: 3.125 in, L: 4.125 in | Printed on top: The Valley Ranch/(two cowboys on horses)/Valley via Cody(via Cody underlined) Wyoming | Black plastic box for playing cards. (A) top, (B) box. | 1.69.680.jpg | 1.69.680.jpg | box | plastic | black

NA.502.47.4
Northern Cheyenne | Northern...
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NA.502.47.4 | L: 2 in, width with fringe: 2.5 in | Anne Black Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Bead and leather; fan shaped, blue with black and white design and fringe; leather back with safety pin sewn to it. | NA.502.47.1-.6.JPG | na.502.47.4.jpg | fan shaped | pin | Beads | White | leather | seed | fringe | black | blue | Northern Cheyenne | Northern Plains

NA.504.38
Northern Plains | Sioux | pi...
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NA.504.38 | ca. 1890 | L: 16.75 in, width: 9.5 in, quilled section: 6 in | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Tanned, single row of black plastic beads along top edge and bead border down each side to lazy stitch beaded panel in open door tipi and geometric design, Wrapped quillwork tassles below panel with buckskin fringe attached. | NA.504.38.JPG | na.504.38v2.jpg | na.504.38v1.jpg | open door tipi design | geometric | pipe bag | lazy stitch | black | Buckskin | Beads | tanned | wrapped | tassles | quills | plastic | fringe | porcupine | hide | deer | seed | Northern Plains | Sioux

NA.702.19
pictograph | White | Paintin...
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NA.702.19 | H: 9 in, width: 5.75 in | FUNCTION: Communication and Media of Exchange: Writing and Records. Warrior (replica) -- Cast of stone slab; painting of warrior with round shield and scythe shaped club in black with upper half of shield painted red and lower half white. ---See label on back of pictograph. | NA.702.19.JPG | warrior and shield | pictograph | White | Painting | stone | cast | slab | black | Red

NA.502.7
Northern Plains | natal char...
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NA.502.7 | ca. 1890 | Diameter: 3.875 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Tanned, blue and black overlay bead decoration on top, black painted bottom. Charm shaped as a snake. | na.502.7.jpg | NA.502.7.JPG | snake shape | natal charm | Beads | tanned | paint | seed | deer | overlay | hide | black | blue | Northern Plains

NA.502.184
Plains | Native American Chu...
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NA.502.184 | ca. 1940 | overall length: 23.75 in, feather length: 9.5 in, feather width: 1.5 in, handle length without fringe: 6.125 in, Diameter: .75 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Twenty-two assorted small feathers (brown, black, blue, gray, striped), all trimmed on one with edges pinked, all have tiny feathers attached at white leather wrapped bases which are attached to a netting beaded white wood handle with a design of zigzags in dark clear red, red, orange, yellow, clear amber, taupe, lavendar, royal blue, turquoise, aqua, clear light blue, clear pale green, clear light green, clear blue-green and white with blue stripes with a wide pink band containing a light blue cross, 2 black and white feathers and a red, white and blue flag; white round braided loop at handle bottom attaches to a similar loop on a tassle with netting beaded black and white feathers on a red, orange and yellow ground with twisted white cord fringe; to 3 fringes are tied a cross, an arrow and a star charms; all beading done in tiny seed beads. Magpie feathers, pheasant feathers, Red Tailed hawk feathers, Flicker feathers, eagle feathers | NA.502.184.JPG | na.502.184.jpg | flag | stripes | feathers | cross | zigzag | Native American Church | fan | feather | pinked edges | star | blue | loop | assorted | fringes | pheasant | black | one | beading | leather | glass beads | striped | round | wrapped | feathers | red tail hawk | eagle | Cord | flicker | brown | handle | wood | Gray | arrow | braided | magpie | trimmed | netted | twenty-one | charms | twisted | cross | small | White | Plains

NA.507.71
Arapaho | Shoshone | necklac...
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NA.507.71 | 1984 | L: 18.25 in, width: 4 in | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Necklace with blue, red, orange and yellow round plastic beads and two long white beads; toy cradle/cradleboard attached to necklace made of leather with red, orange, blue and yellow beads along edge; two x's in black beads on front; dolls head with beaded face and black hair showing. | NA.507.71.JPG | na.507.71.jpg | X's | necklace | black | round | White | Red | hair | Beads | plastic | blue | long | seed | yellow | orange | Arapaho | Shoshone

1.69.152
card case | black | leather
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1.69.152 | ca. 1900 | L: 7.75 in, width: 3.375 in | Cards monogrammed: WCB | Playing card case, black leather, contains deck of cards and bridge pad. | 1.69.152.JPG | card case | black | leather

1.69.184
sewing box | black | wood | ...
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1.69.184 | date unknown | H: 8 x 1.625 in, L: 12.75 x 10.625 in, width: 8.5 x 7 in | (A) Wood sewing box with raised panels on top and all 4 sides; top, sides and panels are completely covered with a pieced veneer of black, blonde and reddish-brown woods, top panel has a 4-petal design over a circle and quarter fans in the corners, side panels have 6-pointed stars, overall fill and border design of rectangles, squares, 9 patch checkerboards and bands of diamonds with 8-pointed stars at corners; shield shaped cut-out for lockplate; interior of lid has a brown wood insert with a 5 1/2 x 8" oval cut-out within which is a non-original photo reproduction of Chas. Schreyvogel's painted Summit Springs Rescue; box is lined with blue paper with gold diamond-patterned paper strips at the corners; 2 brass inside hinges attach lid to box. (B) Tray of reddish-brown wood with 7 compartments, lined with the same blue paper and gold paper strips as sewing box. | 1.69.184v1.jpg | 1.69.184v2.jpg | 1.69.184v2.jpg | 1.69.184v2.jpg | 1.69.184VIEW2.JPG | 1.69.184.jpg | 1.69.184.jpg | 1.69.184v3.jpg | 1.69.184VIEW1.JPG | diamonds | rectangles | checkerboards | squares | Summit Springs Rescue | fans | stars | Photo | circle | sewing box | black | wood | blonde | brass | veneer | blue | reddish-brown | hinges | paper

NA.502.120
Northern Plains | horn wand ...
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NA.502.120 | ca. 1920 | L: 22.25 in, width: 10.25 in | The Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Sandberg collection given in memory of Babe and Sandy Sandberg by their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Claude Phillips | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Wood handle covered with cloth and wrapped with leather and beads in white, black and blue; leather loop tied to base; polished buffalo horn head; strip of red cloth with white dots wrapped around middle of head. | NA.502.120.JPG | na.502.120.jpg | horn wand | black | buffalo horn head | seed | polished | Red | Beads | blue | White | leather | wood | white dots | handle | cloth | Northern Plains

NA.202.230
Sioux | Northern Plains | le...
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NA.202.230 | L: 15.75 in, width: 5.5 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Tanned, bead panel on lower half in geometric and open door tipi design. Bead extension on outside edge. Single row of green beads along bottom edge. Black metal eye rivets at bottom. | NA.202.230.JPG | NA.202.230.view2.jpg | geometric | open door tipi design | leggings | black | hide | metal | seed | deer | eye rivets | green | Beads | tanned | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.202.108
Northern Plains | Sioux | Mo...
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NA.202.108 | ca. 1880 | L: 10.5 in, width: 4 in | Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, fully decorated vamp with wrapped quillwork, tie thong is wrapped with quills. Bead border lane along bottom edge. Ankle opening edge bound with black cloth. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.108.A&B.JPG | NA.202.108dtl2.jpg | NA.202.108.jpg | NA.202.108dtl1.jpg | Moccasins | black | seed | tanned | hide | porcupine | wrapped | rawhide | quills | soles | deer | Beads | cloth | Northern Plains | Sioux

1.69.711
cape | black | fur | Beads |...
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1.69.711 | ca. 1900 | L: 31 in | Black velvet cape with fur and bead trimming and tie around neck. Belonged to Mrs. W.F. Cody. Original Buffalo Bill Museum Collection. Gift of Mrs. Nelli DeMaris | 1.69.711.jpg | cape | black | fur | Beads | velvet

NA.504.251
Yankton Sioux | Fort Peck In...
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NA.504.251 | 1890 | L: 23 in, width: 7.5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Deerskin, short fringe around top, bottom divided into two parts; beaded strip around top in blue and yellow; bead strip around bottom in blue, pink, and black; another strip down each side of bottom in blue and yellow; blue beads on front of bag where two leather ties are. | NA.504.251.JPG | na.504.251.jpg | strips | tobacco bag | black | pink | fringe | deer | Beads | seed | blue | leather | yellow | hide | Yankton Sioux | Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana

NA.302.61
Navajo | rug | brown | black...
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NA.302.61 | ca. 1925-1940 | L: 61.5 in, width: 40 in | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Yeibichai-style -- Woven wool with six human figures in brown, white, black, red and green on gray ground; brown and white border around edge. | NA.302.61.JPG | na.302.61.jpg | six human figures | rug | brown | black | green | Gray | Red | wool | White | Navajo

1.69.722A
knife | black | leather | st...
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1.69.722A | ca. 1880 | overall length: 11.375 in, blade length: 6.5 in | Hunting knife, handmade. Curved steel blade with 2 1/2" straight bar guard (cast in one piece?). Bone handle with lead (?) butt and hilt poured/pounded around guard. | 1.69.722a.jpg | knife | black | leather | steel | handstitched | handle | blade | handmade | curved | bone

NA.507.13
Northern Plains | doll | bla...
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NA.507.13 | ca. 1890 | L: 9 in | Gift of Carolyn Prud-Homme | Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Female -- Stuffed cloth doll with plain tanned dress, leggings and moccasins. Dress has blue beads on front and at shoulders. Blue bead border on moccasins. Black horse hair braids, bead facial features. | NA.507.13.JPG | na.507.13.jpg | doll | black | seed | cloth | horse | hide | Beads | deer | blue | tanned | trade | hair | Northern Plains

1.69.955A
stereoscope | black | inlaid...
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1.69.955A | ca. 1880's | Eyepieces: .875 in | Gift of Mr. Nick Eggenhofer | Stereoscope, box-type table top model. Burled wood veneer with silver metal ornament tacked on center front and 1/4" wide band of diagonally inlaid blonde and dark brown woods around front edges. Painted black wood around magnifying lens (4-5/8" diameter) and eye lenses (1-1/2 diameter). Made in three sections with silver metal hinges and clasps. Wood cardholder with cut-out shield design and silver metal uprights, hinge mounted on sliding wood base (6-1/4 X 2-1/4") on top of middle section. Hing-mounted cut-out wood brace on bottom of middle section fits into one of four square openings in chromed metal plate screwed in bottom section. | 1.69.955A&B.JPG | 1.69.955a.jpg | stereoscope | black | inlaid wood | ornament | plate | painted | dark brown | clasps | burled | chromed metal | silver | metal | blond | eye | veneer | hinges | lens | wood | magnifying

1.69.737
pouch | leather | black | bu...
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1.69.737 | ca. 1900 | L: 10 in, width: 4.5 in | Black leather belt pouch with flap and buckle closing, edged in rawhide. | 1.69.737.JPG | pouch | leather | black | buckle | rawhide

NA.203.402
Southern Plains | hair ornam...
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NA.203.402 | Contemporary | L: 56 in, width: 4.5 in | Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Woman's hair ornament - black velvet bow, German silver band around center, metal studs, white edge beading. Blue, red, pink, white and red plaid ribbons hang from bottom. | NA.203.402.JPG | na.203.402.jpg | hair ornament | black | White | Beads | velvet | band | german silver | metal | bow | plaid | studs | Ribbons | Southern Plains

NA.403.112
Blackfeet | Montana | bridle...
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NA.403.112 | 1895 | bit length: 6.25 in, bit width: 5.75 in, browband length: 1.625 in, overall length: 33 in, overall width: 9 in, rein length: 66.25 in | Bridle Blackfeet ca. 1895 gift of Bill Magee old label. | Transportation: Land Transportation. Metal bit, rawhide halter made from a parfleche; blue and turquoise beading along edges with center portion painted red or beaded in geometric designs in pink, white, green, gold, black and red white hearts; cotton rope reins with navy and red wool wrapped on the ends; beaded piece below bit in stepped geoemtric design in gold, blue, red white hearts and green on white ground. | NA.403.112.JPG | na.403.112.jpg | NA.403.112.jpg | stepped geometric | geometric | bridle | halter | black | seed | Red | White | pink | metal | painted | rawhide | blue | parfleche | cotton | green | gold | bit | reins | red white hearts | navy | turquoise | wool | Beads | Blackfeet | Montana